Teradata Hadoop Administrator in San Diego, California

Hadoop Administrator


This position is for a Hadoop Administrator who will be specialized in comprehensive Hadoop Administration projects aligned to Intellicloud Hadoop Managed Service deployment and supporting Teradata clients and prospects.


Providing Operations Support for Intellicloud customers on Hadoop and other open source Big Data platforms. These customers may require 24x7 coverage, and the successful applicant must be prepared to work in shifts and also be on-call to support customer site(s) per contractual obligations.


Minimum Requirements:

  • 5 years Linux Administration

  • Ability to read, author and modify shell scripts

  • 5 years experience with enterprise level production administration

  • Experience troubleshooting and analyzing Linux and Linux resident application issues

  • Perform Linux upgrades, service installations and upgrades (apt-get, rpm, etc.)

  • Working knowledge of problem management and escalation processes

  • Hardware and Software Monitoring including Network performance

  • Experience developing of Capacity Plans, Runbooks and other operational documentation

  • Experience with design, management, implementation of Backup, Disaster Recovery and/or High Availability solutions

Desired Experience:

  • Production Hadoop Platform Administration. (Apache Foundation, Cloudera, MapR, Hortonworks, IBM Big Insights)

  • Knowledge of Perl, Python or other scripting languages

  • Hadoop Monitoring tools (Nagios, Ganglia, CDH CM, Ambari).

  • Hadoop production installation experience

  • Securing Hadoop clusters

  • Performance and capacity management

  • Web & Cloud platforms (Amazon S3, EC2, Redshift, Rackspace, OpenShift)

  • Web/App Server & SOA administration (Tomcat, JBoss, etc.)

  • Certified Hadoop Administrator


  • Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university with 5 years related work experience

  • Our total compensation approach includes a competitive base salary, 401(k), strong work/family programs, and medical, dental and disability coverage.

Teradata is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and commits to hiring returning veterans.

Job: Engineering

Schedule: Full-time

Primary Location: Americas-United States-California-San Diego

Organization: Cloud

Req ID: 172705